<i>An Act of God</i>

Photo by Lynn Lane

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Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., Thursdays, 7:30 p.m., Fridays, 7:30 p.m., Saturdays, 2:30 & 8 p.m., Sun., March 26, 2:30 & 7:30 p.m., Tue., March 28, 7:30 p.m., Sun., April 2, 2:30 & 7:30 p.m., Sun., April 9, 2:30 & 7:30 p.m. and Sun., April 16, 2:30 p.m. Continues through April 16 2017
$53 to $105

Location Info:

Alley Theatre
615 Texas Ave.
Houston, TX  77002
713-220-5700
He’s never played God before, but that’s what Alley Theatre Company member Todd Waite does in An Act of God. He’s even accompanied by two wingmen (groan) in angels Gabriel (John Feltch) and Michael (Emily Trask), who act as intermediaries between God and the audience. The one-act by 13-time Emmy® Award-winner David Javerbaum (The Daily Show) has its more serious moments but, for the most part, this is above all a comedy, Waite says. “This God has a sense of irony. He’s humorous, he’s wry, he’s smart, he’s a little petulant at times and forgiving in moments as well, but mostly he’s funny. I wouldn’t say he’s the God they know in King Lear.”

7:30 p.m. Wednesday. Continuing 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays (dark April 12), 7:30 p.m. Thursdays, 7:30 p.m. March 28 and April 4, 8 p.m. Fridays, 2:30 and 8 p.m. Saturdays, 2:30 and 7:30 p.m. March 26 and April 2 and 9, 2:30 p.m. April 16. March 22 through April 16. Alley Theatre, 615 Texas. For information, call 713-229-5700 or visit alleytheatre.org. $53 to $105.

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